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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - General Municipal Election

The City of Chico General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 where four seats on the Council and three measures to amend the City's Charter will be considered by the voters. The four City Council seats are currently filled by Councilmembers Ritter, Schwab, Stone and Vice Mayor Morgan. The term of office will commence on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 and ends in December 2020.

Official City Council Candidates

The nomination period ended on August 12. While 12 individuals took out nomination papers, 11 citizens became official candidates after their signatures were certified by the County. An official "certified list of candidates with contact information is available here.

Candidate's Form 501 & Candidate Statements

*Public Review Period Ends August 26, 2016

Sean Morgan - Form 501

Sean Morgan - Candidate Statement

Randall Stone - Form 501

Randall Stone - Candidate Statement

Tami Ritter - Form 501

Tami Ritter - Candidate Statement

Lisa Duarte - Form 501

Lisa Duarte - Candidate Statement

Ann Schwab - Form 501

Ann Schwab - Candidate Statement

Jovanni Tricerri - *Official Candidate

Jovanni Tricerri - Candidate Statement

Loretta Torres - Form 501

Loretta Torres - Candidate Statement

Mercedes Macias - Form 501

Mercedes Macias - Candidate Statement

Karl Ory - Form 501

Karl Ory - Candidate Statement

Jon Scott - Form 501

Jon Scott - Candidate Statement

Jeffrey Glatz - Form 501

Jeffrey Glatz - Candidate Statement

Public Review Period: Elections Code Section 13313 provides for a 10-calendar day public examination period for Candidates' Statements. During this 10-calendar-day period, any voter of the City of Chico may seek court action to require any or all candidates' statements be amended or deleted.


Measure "N"

Shall Section 602 of the Chico City Charter be amended to change the time of the City Council Meeting held on the first Tuesday in December of each even-numbered year from 7:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.?

Impartial Analysis - Click here

Measure "O"

Shall Section 1110 of the Chico City Charter be amended to allow for notice of intention to receive proposals for public works contracts to be provided on the city's website or other approved methods?

Impartial Analysis - Click here

Argument in Favor of Measure O - Click here

Measure "P"

Shall Section 1114 of the Chico City Charter be amended to permit the council to contract with a newspaper for publication of legal notices and official advertisements without advertising for the contract when there is only one newspaper of general circulation in the City?

Impartial Analysis - Click here

Other Campaign Related Information

  • Butte County Elections Department - Click here

  • Butte County Voting Information - Click here

  • City of Chico Measure Information - Butte County Posting - Click here